New Melones Lake Fishing near Jamestown, California

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Details for New Melones Lake

Species Caught Here:
Smallmouth Bass
Largemouth Bass
Brown Trout
Crappie
Bream/Bluegill
Rainbow Trout

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 37.947147 -120.527977

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Description for New Melones Lake, Tuolumne County, California

New Melones Lake is a reservoir located just 5.8 miles from Jamestown, in Tuolumne County, in the state of California, United States, near Melones Sunset Lake Estates, CA. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, brown trout, crappie, bream/bluegill and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to New Melones Lake. Alternate names for this reservoir include Melones Reservoir and New Melones Reservoir. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit California Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

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